One of the treasures of the Brooklyn Historical Society's collection is the building that houses it—a landmarked 1881 Queen Anne–style structure designed by architect George Post. Learn about its details, from the terra-cotta facade to the ash woodwork in the ornate library, as well as construction technologies of the period.
|Venue name:||Brooklyn Historical Society||Contact:|
128 Pierrepont St
|Cross street:||at Clinton St|
|Opening hours:||Wed–Sun Noon–5pm|
|Transport:||Subway: A, C to High St; N, R to Court St; 2, 3, 4, 5 to Borough Hall|
|Price:||$6, seniors and students $4, children under 12 free|